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“The bus route is on my way to work.”
Review of Fifth Avenue

Fifth Avenue
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$74.00*
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NYC Highlights Small-Group Tour
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$300.00*
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New York City Shopping with a Personal Stylist
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$645.00*
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Private Full Day New York Bonanza Tour by Foot and Subway
Ranked #32 of 1,111 things to do in New York City
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Owner description: Famous street offering some of the most expensive and fashionable shops in the city.
New York City, New York
Level 5 Contributor
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“The bus route is on my way to work.”
Reviewed March 4, 2013

It's a beautiful avenue with lots of stores, St. Patrick's Cathedral
entrance to Central Park, Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Visited March 2013
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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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“Shopping Heaven”
Reviewed March 4, 2013

If you are lucky enough to be able to afford the designer prices this is heaven if not then a bit of window shopping and people watchin is just as fun !

Visited February 2013
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Toronto, Canada
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“Great Shopping”
Reviewed March 2, 2013

Fifth Avenue is the perfect place to shop and/or window shop. A bit on the high-end side, there are tons of great stores with lots of merchandise and helpful clerks. And if shopping is not your thing, it is a great place to people-watch

Visited February 2013
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New York
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“Great Location To See Celebrities”
Reviewed February 27, 2013

Fifth Ave is great for window shopping and celebrity sighting. It was listed in this guide as one of the top places to see celebrities in New York and it's true! I saw AnnaSophia Robb who is in The Carrie Diaries, Jimmy Fallon, and Isaac Mizrahi on 5th. Keep your eyes open when you're walking down the street, you never know who you will see! Here's the guide where I saw it http://www.onlocationvacations.com/2013/01/29/get-olvs-field-guide-to-celebrity-sighting-nyc-on-itunes-amazon-and-barnes-noble/

Visited February 2013
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Auburn, Maine
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“man what fun”
Reviewed February 27, 2013

For old and young alike. I have been here a dozen times or so. Sometimes with friends, sometimes with family and each time has been a different experience.

So much to see, so much to do.

Heck, I was there with a brother in-law a few months before 911, and got to see and walk around the Twin Towers. We also got to watch a car jacking while resting. A very nice Rolls Royce, is now in someone else's hands, or at least was for a short period of time.

I've been there several times for MacWorld, a car show or 2. We've gone down to visit the Food Network home and shops. I went there for a meeting with Avon, which was a real hoot.

Visited April 2012
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